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The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time 

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Updated December 4, 2019 1.6k votes 305 voters 4.1k views 29 items

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Boise State Broncos running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Boise State Broncos history, including current running backs and past ones. This Boise State football roster has famous All-Americans, Boise State running backs in the NFL, and Broncos players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Boise State RBs include Brock Forsey, Jay Ajayi, Ian Johnson, and Gavin Reed.

Who are the greatest running backs in Boise State Broncos history? Add your favorites if they’re not all on this list of Boise State University football players who have played as running back. 

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1
Jay Ajayi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time

2012 - 2014

2
Doug Martin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time

2007 - 2011

3
Alexander Mattison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Alexander Mattison

2016 - 2018

4
Ian Johnson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Ian Johnson

2005 - 2008

5
Jeremy McNichols is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Jeremy McNichols

2014 - 2016

6
Brock Forsey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Brock Forsey

1999 - 2002

7
Jeff Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Jeff Carpenter

2002 - 2005

8
D. J. Harper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
D. J. Harper

2007 - 2010

9
Jeremy Avery is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Jeremy Avery

2007 - 2010

10
David Mikell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
David Mikell

2000 - 2003

11
Jon Helmandollar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Jon Helmandollar

2004 - 2006

12
Lee Marks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Lee Marks

2003 - 2005

13
Ryan Wolpin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Ryan Wolpin

2015 - 2017

14
Matt Kaiserman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Matt Kaiserman

2008 - 2010

15
Devan Demas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Devan Demas

2013 - 2016

16
Gavin Reed is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Gavin Reed

1997 - 1999

17
Aaron Baltazar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Aaron Baltazar

2013 - 2015

18
Jack Fields is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Jack Fields

2012 - 2015

19
Kelsey Young is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Kelsey Young

2012 - 2015

20
Jarvis Hodge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Jarvis Hodge

2006 - 2010

21
Drew Wright is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Drew Wright

2009 - 2012

22
Quinton Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Quinton Jones

2003 - 2006

23
Donny Heck is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Donny Heck

2001 - 2003

24
Brett Denton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Brett Denton

2003 - 2006

25
Eron Hurley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boise State Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Eron Hurley

1996 - 1998